Sandy Beach shelter razed last weekend
Petersburg Borough Parks and Recreation demolished shelter #2 at Sandy Beach Park last weekend. The shelter was rebuilt in the 1970s and rotted roof beams and decay in other portions of the shelter justified the razing of the structure, according to Parks and Rec Director Donnie Hayes.
Hayes said the shelter rebuild target completion date is this fall, but added work will be accomplished as staff is able to schedule work during the busy summer.
The rebuild is funded by a $45,000 state grant with the borough contributing staff labor to match the state funding.
The rebuild project will upgra...